Iggymob and Prime Matter have revealed that they’ve teamed up with former Ghostwire Tokyo, Evil Within artist Ikumi Nakamura to design Gungrave G.O.R.E‘s characters.

During the Tokyo Game Show 2021, the companies released an extended cinematic trailer, which also includes the first-ever look at gameplay. Check out the video below.

Gungrave G.O.R.E is billed as the “ultimate resurrection” of the third-person shooter franchise that debuted on the PlayStation 2 in 2002. It’s thought-about a sequel, however tells a standalone story for newcomers.

Over on the PlayStation Blog, Nakamura revealed that she used to play Gungrave on the PS2, and is honored that she was contacted to work on the upcoming title.

When Iggymob contacted me, I used to be blissful to listen to that it was a suggestion to work on a bit that I had as soon as bought. It was an honor to work with Naito-sensei not directly.

They instructed me that they knew how they want to strategy the visible facet, however the core visible idea and its affect was not fairly there. The undeniable fact that I may refine the visible idea was essentially the most attention-grabbing half when engaged on Gungrave G.O.R.E. In phrases of the particular work course of, I had to consider the best way to remodel and produce Naito-sensei’s characters to life. This was each an interesting and difficult a part of the challenge. 

Nakamura stated that her “Ikumi-nized” strategy to Gungrave G.O.R.E‘s characters is essentially the most difficult facet of her work.

Gungrave G.O.R.E will launch in 2022 for the PS4 and 5, Xbox One and Series X/S, and PC.